Centre for Education, Training and Development

Developing individuals; developing organisations

CETAD Developing people, practice and performance

CETAD is a centre for Excellence in Work Based Learning at one of the UK's top universities. Work Based Learning is learning through and for work. We integrate higher education with work requirements, developing people, practice and organisational performance at the same time.

For individuals:
Gain flexible, personalised, relevant qualifications while you work. Enhance your career, develop your practice and benefit your organisation.

For employers:
Link high quality, accredited staff development directly to service and business improvements.

In the Faculty of Health and Medicine, we specialise in programmes for the NHS and other public and private sectors related to health, social care and biomedicine.


* NEW * Postgraduate Certificate in Organisation Development starting November 2015

About Us

Our distinctive, innovative approach ensures a return on investment for individuals and employers.


CETAD's high quality, accredited programmes can build into a range of career-enhancing qualifications.


CETAD works in partnership to provide advice and to co-design organisational and staff development programmes.


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CETAD's 25th Anniversary

25 years of 'making a difference'